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How has Humana Inc.:(NYSE:HUM) performed recently?

Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 27302.75. It is in the Health Care Plans industry and sector Healthcare, with a current P/E of 24.74, a forward P/E of 17.63 and EPS of 7.16. At a stock price of 177.21 (1.84%) it has a dividend yield of 0.65%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 5.50%, more recently this last year it has grown by 14.70%. The next year growth is going to be about 13.37% and more long-term 13.93% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -44.90%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 10.10% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -0.20%.

For performance, Humana Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 0.32%. For the last month performance for Humana Inc. is -4.67%. While the last quarter is -1.95% and half year, -1.09%. Finally for the year, performance is -5.61%.

The 52-week high for Humana Inc., is at -8.53%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 14.52%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.59% and 1.03% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 3.20%, and for the month it is 2.02%. Humana Inc., has a target price of 210.29.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.36, and for total debt/equity Humana Inc. has 0.41. The gross margin is *TBA, while operating margin is 4.40%, the profit margin is 2.00%. The current ratio is *TBA and the quick ratio is *TBA.

Insider ownership is at 0.20%, with instituitional ownership at 93.20%. Humana Inc. has a payout ratio of 16.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 154.07. The shares float is 148.53, with the float short at 1.86%, with short ratio coming to 2.31.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Humana Inc., get 4.30%, with its returns on investment at 9.90%. Return on equity is 10.50%. So will the investors see the target price of 210.29, reached soon?

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


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